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Good Points Of Being Optimistic

Submitted by on August 5, 2011 – 7:09 pmNo Comment

Author: Felicia Fillmore

Do you know that some people choose to smile to life, and their life smiles back, too. They are optimistic and successful at reaching their goals. Why do they believe there is hope hidden somewhere even when everything seems so desperate? It is positive thinking which helps them get through this. Your brain helps a lot in this process. Your body, your achievements, the pleasures you give and receive all depends on the quality and nature of your thoughts. Your actions are led by your thoughts, which results into positive or negative events in your life.

You will benefit a lot from keeping positive. If one tends to think in an optimistic way, he tend to suffer less from stress. They will be more confident. Even when they come across some difficulties, they will regard these as something that belongs to the past which should not interrupt their steps. People with less stress take more risks with the belief that good things are going to happen to them. They fulfill their ideals by adopting an optimistic perspective.

It is a known fact that people who are optimistic live a longer, healthier and happier life. And they are farther away from illness and infectious diseases too. Chances to beat cancer seem to be bigger for people who tend to see the bright side of life instead of the dark side. This law functions in weight loss too. People with weight issues are more likely to see positive results when staying positive.

People who are positive have a great emotional health state. A study done with clinically depressed patients going through cognitive therapy proved that by changing your thought pattern, you can get better results than you would with medication. Optimism can also help you be more persistence, helping you achieve your goals.

People who are optimistic believe that their the reason for positive events happening in their life. In the deepest corner of their mind, they believe that with the coming of good things, bad things will be driven away. A pessimistic thinks a little differently. They believe that they are at fault for all the bad things that happen to them. They also think that if one bad thing happens, then surely there are more on their way. They see good fortune as something impossible.

Happy people stand in the same direction of their goals.  Staying positive can help you align your thoughts to what you want, helping you manifest your desires. Being a positive guy will allow you to enjoy more in your future.  Alter your thinking mode.  Positive thinking really does have an effect on your life. When you feel happy, the sky of your life may turn to be sunny, and it functions the same when you feel unhappy.

If you find this interesting and you want to learn more ways to keep yourself feeling good so you can transform your life also check out keeping positive and Law of Attraction Resources.

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Felicia Fillmore used to believe that life was a challenging struggle until she applied the Universe Laws to her own life. She wanted to share thoughts about the Universe Laws to help enhance other people’s life.

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